|Comprehensive Food Security & Vulnerability Analysis: Iraq - United Nations World Food Programme, Kurdistan Region Statistics Office|
Study and analysis of the effects of United Nations sanctions and the Iraq war on hunger, displacement, malnutrition and other humanitarian concerns on the Iraqi and Kurdish peoples.
Keywords: Iraq; food security; hunger; statistics; income
|Malawi Report Series - Joanne Griffith|
Series of special reports from Malawi about the food crisis
Keywords: malawi; drought; irrigation; crops; food security
|Shades of Green May 24 2012 Community Gardens in Austin with Jake Stewart - John Hoffner: Producer, Co-host: Reed Sternberg, Stacy Guidry|
Our guest for May 24th was Jake Stewart of the City of Austin. Jake coordinates Sustainable Urban Agriculture and Food Security for the City. We got to discuss a wide range of topics related to urban organic gardening.
Keywords: Urban Gardens; Community Gardening; Sustainable Agriculture; Austin; Food Security
|Informing Action 12/02/11 Seedy Sunday|
Brighton & Hove Community Radio, Informing Action: Seedy Sunday event in Brighton February 5th. Interviews with speakers and activists.
Keywords: GM; climate change; food security; Brighton; seed saving
|Global Commons/Global Enclosures - Shaping San Francisco|
A critique of the idea of a global commons, the history and context of the commons under feudalism, demonstrating the boundary between 'commons' and 'commodity'. Also how Via Campesina is using the commons in "food sovereignty" politics âhow seed politics offers a model for international decommodification. Iain Boal and Raj Patel, part of the Shaping San Francisco Talks series at CounterPULSE, recorded April 22, 2009.
Keywords: commons; global; food security; food sovereignty; globalization; anti-globalization
|The REAL Question - Paul J. von Hartmann|
How bad do things have to get before all solutions are considered?
Keywords: Cannabis; hemp; marijuana; agriculture; climate change; food security; nutrition
|Ecology Emerges: Antonio Roman-Alcala - Shaping San Francisco|
An interview under the "Ecology Emerges" project of oral histories on the arc of environmentalism, ecology, environmental and social justice, running from the 1950s to the 2000s. Antonio Roman-Alcala has been deeply involved in San Francisco permaculture projects over the past decade, notably including the Alemany Farm, the Rhode Island Street garden, and is the producer of the new documentary "In Search of Good Food."
Keywords: permaculture; ecology; gardens; horticulture; food security; urban farming
|4.7 - Introduction - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security - The Chicago Council on Global Affairs|
4.7 - Introduction - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security
Keywords: 4.7 - Introduction - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security
|4.7 - Durbin Keynote - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security - The Chicago Council on Global Affairs|
4.7 - Durbin Keynote - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security
Keywords: 4.7 - Durbin Keynote - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security
|Underground Food Politics Feb 23 2011|
With urban homesteading all the rage and backyard and vacant lot food production on the rise it appears we're taking big steps toward encouraging self-sufficiency in the Bay Area.Â For sure people's requirements for connection to their food has changed.Â But how much do the popular local underground food movements fit within a concept of food security, within a drive to control one's own food sources as in food sovereignty?Â How much are they used as a stepping stone into the market for bo...
Keywords: urban agriculture; food; farmers markets; food justice; food security; food sovereignty; self-sufficiency
|Urban Homesteading - Shaping San Francisco|
Shaping San Francisco Talk featuring K. Ruby Blume of the Institute for Urban Homesteading in Oakland, Esperanza Pallana of pluckandfeather.com and the East Bay Urban Agriculture Alliance, and Melinda Stone from Howtohomestead.org. A wide ranging discussion on what urban homesteading is, how one gets started, what some of the principles and philosophies underlying it are, and much more.
Keywords: urban homesteading; urban agriculture; food; urban game; rabbits; bees; food security; food sovereignty; East Bay
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|4.7 - Panel 1 - Bertini-Glickman - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security - The Chicago Council on Global Affairs|
4.7 - Panel 1 - Bertini-Glickman - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security
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|4.7 - Panel 2 - A New Green Revolution - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security - The Chicago Council on Global Affairs|
4.7 - Panel 2 - A New Green Revolution - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security
Keywords: 4.7 - Panel 2 - A New Green Revolution - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security
|Food Security & Urban Agriculture - Shaping San Francisco|
Our food system is being refashioned by new urban farmers, farmers markets and community-supported agriculture, and importantly, by savvy shoppers who demand local, organic and safe food. Still, food security is tenuous for too many of our neighbors. Amy Franceschini (Victory Gardens, past and present), Willow Rosenthal (City Slicker Farms), Jason Mark (Alemany Farm, and editor of Earth Island Journal)...
Keywords: localize; urban agriculture; food security; organic; fresh; local; gleaning; backyard; victory gardens
|4.7 - Panel 3 - Agriculture, Development, and the U.S. Role - Symposium on Global Ag Development and - The Chicago Council on Global Affairs|
4.7 - Panel 3 - Agriculture, Development, and the U.S. Role - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security
Keywords: 4.7 - Panel 3 - Agriculture; Development; and the U.S. Role - Symposium on Global Ag Development and Food Security
|politics puzzles & potpourri, tom ward, 20090222 - souixzan|
politics,puzzles,potpourri of southern oregon presents tom ward speaking about permaculture, sustainability, water, food security taped by suzia aufderheide, 20090222
Keywords: kskq; 94.9fm; politics; puzzles; potpourri; 20090222; southern oregon; tom ward; suzia aufderheide; permaculture; sustainability; water; food security
|Angryindian Radyo - 02.17.2011 - Aboriginal Press News Service Public Radio (APNSPR)|
Intelligent Aboriginal Radyo speaks with permaculture activist John Peter Thompson on the Invasive Notes news-blog about US food safety versus free-market capitalism. We explore the historical use of hunger as a weapon, big business and crop economics, the crisis in global food security and its connection to social violence, racism and political stability.
Keywords: food-security; food-safety; indigenous; aboriginal; indigenist; politics; first nations; african diaspora; indio; politics; genocide; colonialism; racism; americas; international
|1980 Interview with Dr. Norman Borlaug about aspects of life, population and food - CIMMYT|
Dr. Borlaug talks about aspects of life, population growth and food security. Interview made in 1980 in Mexico.
Keywords: human population monster; population octopus; population; standard of living; food production and technology; energy; green revolution; food security
|Democracy In Action (2/15/2010) - Democracy Unlimited & KMUD Radio|
Democracy in Action on KMUD Radio. Guest Hosted by Jon Zaglin and Meghan Murphy. A discussion of food security in Humboldt County, with guests Lierre Keith, activist and author of The Vegetarian Myth and Erin Derden-Little, education coordinator at Redwood Roots Farm.
Keywords: democracy in action; democracy; food security; democracy unlimited; erin derden-little; lierre keith; kmud radio; jon zaglin; meghan murphy
|A Place at the Table (a grassroots film) - Austin Sauerbrei|
"A Place at the Table" is a documentary film examining issues of food insecurity, community gardening and grassroots community development through the narrative of East Nashville Cooperative Ministries.
Keywords: a place at the table; east nashville cooperative ministries; sauerbrei; encm; food security; local food; gardens community gardening
|Farmers autonomy and winning the battle against poverty - Produced and directed by Paul Enkelaar, Jan Paul Smit and Manuel Reichert.|
Extensive interview (28 minutes) with Periyapatna V. Satheesh, director of the Deccan Development Society, (South-India) in English commenting on: 1. Farmers autonomy 2. Defeating hunger 3. Food security 4. Hope for a better life 5. Desperation in search of better agricultural methods 6. Exhaustion of mother earth 7. Lost relations between crops and pests 8. Winning the battle against poverty DVD; 16:9 anamorphic; documentary; recorded in Andhra Pradesh, India...
Keywords: Farmers autonomy; Defeating hunger; Food security; Hope for a better life; Desperation in search of better agricultural methods; Exhaustion of mother earth; Lost relations between crops and pests; Winning the battle against poverty
|The Green Project - Role in Sustainable Development for Lebanese Agriculture Sector - Wacef Sharara - Wacef Charara|
This book deals with the agricultural sector in Lebanon, the problems faced and the challenges for its development and growth. It addresses in particular, "The Green Project" which was established in 1963 under a presidential decree for the development of agriculture sector in all the territory of the Republic of Lebanon. The book also includes an overview of the various initiatives and programs taken by the Lebanese government as well as donor organizations throughout the years...
Keywords: Lebanon; Green Project; Sustainable development; irrigation crisis; desertification; tree; water supply shortage; water; agriculture; environment; farms; planting; agriculture sector; unemployment; reform; Green Development Project; Farming; Development; Water Resources; Food Security; Desertification; Pesticides; Insecticides; International Food Day; Ministry of Agriculture; Modern Irrigation; Drought; Sustainable Development; Agriculture Policies; Statistics; Growth
|Twit Wit Radio April 7 2013|
Berkeley Kid with Carmen Ortiz, Aaron Swartz, monopolies, the Monsanto legal team, HR 933, the Obama administration's gene policy, presidential robo pens, gene replication, and corporation personhood.Performers: Lorri Holt, Zinga One, Carole Denney, Kenneth McGee, Geoff Geiger, James King, the Gracie and Rachel duo, Kurt Reinhardt, David Winter-Geezer, Producer George Coates, Director Bubba Tyrone, keyboards Cavett Hughes, board operator Lili Dubois.
Keywords: George Carlin; Berkeley KID; Twit Wit Radio; Half true more or less 100% of the tim; Anonymous; Dark Comedy; Monsanto Congress; Monsanto Protection Act; Carmine Ortiz; Zinga One; Monsanto; supreme court rulings; GMO food consumption; early onset tumor growth; Senator McCulsky; compensation package; small print; GMO; soft tissue cancers; too big to prosecute; Cancer treatments; cash cow; bovine DNA; brain stem cells; viral immune response; protein; irreversible contagion; evolve; Corporations are people; Psychopath; superiority complex; pollute the food supply; genetically modified politicians; Joint Terrorism task force; And I love her; Beatles; And I Love Her; patent rights; food supply; Gene replication; Thalidamide babies; Agent Orange; evil company; low-empathy psychopaths; crooked prosecutors; White House; lethal poisons; baby food; sustainable; food riots; National food security; Terrorism; mass die off; Carmine Ortiz; Aaron Swartz; Compensation; former District Attorney Carmine Ortiz; Monsanto legal team; Prosecutorial; SOPA; depression suicide; The Shirelles; Baby It's You; Monopoly capitalism; Socialist,state secret; Totalitarian; Socialism; Monopoly Capitalism; David Rockafeller; George Soros; Democracies; police state; democracy; psychopath; non-violent; program; evil; compassion; Corporations are people; Migrant farm workers; new gene; insecticides; tomatos; strawberries; sprayed workers; tumors; Tumor reduction therapy; assisted suicide; big banker; Monsanto owns the patent; Copyright; copyright law; spending bill; military; president; unconstutional; constitution; supreme court ruling; blanket of immunity; The president; Robo Pen; Business; Farmer Assurance Provision; HR 933; FAP provision; GMO crops; litigation; negative health effects; Monsanto board of directors; shareholders; elected officials; elected official; GMO tofu burger; mutant gene; DNA; Organic; human live stock; runaway greenhouse gasses; Runaway Global feudalism; Human Livestock Farming; Toxic; World domination; greed; cover story; liability; Human Brain Research; Pentagon Advanced Research Project; institute of Mental health; Pentagon operation; hidden agenda; trade secret; human Drones; hashtag twitwitradio; enslavement; Oligarch; Twit Wit Radio; KPFA; Pacifica Radio; Berkeley; Lorri Holt; Geoff Geiger; Carol Denney; Kenneth McGee; Gracie & Rachel; Kurt Reinhardt; David Winter-Geezer; Produced by George Coates; Bubba Tyrone; Cavett Hughes; Lili Dubois; Internet Archive; KPFA apprenticeship program; Berkeley Community Media; KPFA.org; Genetically Engineered Politician; Donovan; bait and switch; Obama; radios; twitwitradio april 7 2013; twitwitradio; Aaron Swartz; monopolies; the Monsanto legal team; HR 933; the Obama administration's gene policy; presidential robo pens; gene replication; an corporation personhood